2657Re: [hr100] Problem Bear on the Hardrock Course!
- Jul 5, 2011Everyone sees mountain lions at night as they approach the finish, as well
as elephants and kangaroo's.
On Wed, Jun 22, 2011 at 12:24 PM, Deb P <mtnrunner02@...> wrote:
> Dang. Got my bear spray ready, just in case.
> Glad your guest was not injured.
> On Wed, Jun 22, 2011 at 11:11 AM, Rodger A Wrublik <
> silvertonultras@...> wrote:
> > **
> > After reading the last thread about sun and surf, I hope everyone
> > that I'm being serious here, because I am.
> > We had a guest, just yesterday, who encountered a bear on the Arrastra
> > road that leads up to Little Giant. It was about a mile up from the main
> > road where there's a fork in the road (to Silver Lake), which, by the
> > is part of the Hardrock course. As she was backing her car into a pullout
> > on
> > the side of the road a bear ran out of the woods and tried getting into
> > car, with her still in it! This bear had absolutely no fear of humans
> > whatsoever and the paw prints are still on the car to prove it. She tried
> > her best to scare the bear off, by honking her horn and such, but to no
> > avail. She finally had to leave.
> > The sheriff has been notified and they're extremely concerned about this.
> > In
> > all the years, they have never had a bear act this way.
> > They are in the process of trying to locate this bear but nothing as of
> > yet.
> > Rodger
> > --
> > Rodger Wrublik
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